It seemed that the phones with stylus were doomed to disappear beyond being included in the Samsung Galaxy Note. Despite the fact that this range of Samsung brought that element back to smartphones, few brands currently follow this trend. So why not put a stylus on a mid-range mobile to offer a different look within that price segment? That's what you thought LG.
Within the Android Android phones from LG smartphones with included pencil are not rare, but very rare. The LG Q Stylus It comes to fill that gap (which no one has asked for) with mid-range hardware and three different versions depending on the power of the components. It is not a bad proposal, but it gives the impression of being out of date.
The LG Q Stylus is committed to the FullVision screen of the highest range offering a design very similar to LG G6; or LG Q6, the mobile phone that follows the price path. Aluminum body to convey a "premium" mobile feel, Integrated Artificial Intelligence Qlens, special emphasis on sound quality … LG Q Stylus It inherits some features from the highest LG range, which is not only the pencil is characteristic in this model.
LG Q Stylus Features
Mid-range, elements rarely seen on a smartphone, quality details from the LG G7 ThinQ and LG V30 / V35 … LG Q Stylus he points to that more conformist sector that, nevertheless, wants a pinch of distinction on his smartphone. It is not too powerful since LG has not even confirmed the specific processor that mounts the phone. Or phones, that the LG Q Stylus comes in three different variations.
These are the specifications of the three models of LG Q Stylus:
- Screen: 6.2 inch FullVision FHD + LCD with a resolution of 2160 x 1080 pixels.
- Processor: 1.5 GHz Octa-Core or 1.8 GHz Octa-Core, depending on version.
- RAM: 3/4 GB.
- Storage: 32/64 GB.
- SD memory: yes, up to 2TB.
- Rear camera: 16 Mpx or 13 Mpx, depending on the version.
- Front camera: 8 or 5 Mpx wide angle, depending on the version.
- Dimensions: 160.15 x 77.75 x 8.4 mm.
- Weight: 172 gr
- Android version: 8.1 Oreo
- Battery: 3300 mAh with fast charge.
- Artificial intelligence: QLens, Google Assistant.
- Others: USB-C, fingerprint sensor, IP68, FM radio, built-in stylus …
The exterior of the phone is strong and robust, with metal finishes for the contour. Frames contained for the front, which is well used with the characteristic 18: 9 ratio of the FullVision display. The LG Q Stylus does not bet on the double rear camera, but it does not for that reason abandon the good behavior of LG in photography by incorporating its own shooting application with the characteristic capture modes. Including that of Qlens, the object recognition system.
The LG Q Stylus It will be available in three models depending on the market where it is distributed. Each model will have better or worse characteristics, as follows:
- LG Q Stylus +: 4/64 GB.
- LG Q Stylus: 3/32 GB.
- LG Q Stylusα: 3/32 GB, 13/5 Mpx cameras.
LG Q Stylus price and availability
Expansion of this model will begin in North America and Asia just this month. LG has not confirmed other territories, but it should also be sold in Europe, Spain included. We do not know its final price, it will surely be between 300 and 400 euros.